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Creators:
Whitney, George, d. 1885
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((7 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.whitgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Collection contains an album, "The Whitney collection", with 42 carbon prints of paintings in Whitney's collection as well as news clippings relating to the sale of the collection (some items are loose), and a folder with additional clippings on the sale (1885), an article from the Philadelphia Inquirer on William Trost Richards (1973), and a catal...

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Creators:
Norcross, Henry C.
Norcross, Henry C., Mrs.
Ogawa, Kazumasa, 1860-1930
Tamamura, Kozaburo, 1856-19??
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Dates:
undated
Size:
13 albumen prints (color, 27.9 x 19.2 cm or smaller)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2003.13
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Unmounted and hand-colored albumen prints created by unidentified commercial studios for the export market, portraying the people, sites and daily life of Japan during the Meiji period. Photographers identified: Tamamura Kozaburo and Ogawa Kazumasa. Images include: Women looking at a sign ; Women enjoying tea on a balcony ; Geikos on a leisure boat...

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Creators:
Turner, J. Henry
Edmonds, Harry M. W.
Dates:
1890-1891
Size:
90 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS308
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The volume is unsigned. It contains an ink stamp of the U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey Archives, and was probably written by J. H. Turner, an observer for the U. S. C. and G. S. who wintered at Tat-chek village, 1890-91. The name "Edmonds" appears on the 3rd page from the back; the context is not clear, but it may refer to Assistant Astronomer Har...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
circa 1890-1910
Size:
14 Prints (silver gelatin)
7 Prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of images of exhibits of anthropological material. These include Oceanic and African implements and artifacts exhibited at the Field Columbian Museum; a William Henry Holmes-designed diorama in Piney Branch (1895); costumed mannequins and busts at the United States National Museum; the Smithsonian Exhibit at the World Columb...

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Creators:
Packard, R. L. (Robert Lawrence), 1847-1913
Matthews, Washington, 1843-1905
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895
Dates:
1882
Size:
10 Pages
2 Leaves
Collection ID:
NAA.MS183
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also handwritten copy of list. 3 leaves. Marked "Orig. sent to Matthews July 6, '82." Annotated in red by Washington Matthews, page [1-2]. Interlinear additions on page [5] in hand of Matthew W. Stirling. Also letter to James C. Pilling, Washington, D.C. commenting on Packard's list of Navajo clans.

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Creators:
Moser, James Henry, 1854-1913
Dates:
1868-1968
Size:
1,105 Items ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.mosejame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, diaries and journals, articles and stories, clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, price lists, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974
Dates:
[undated]
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.soyemosl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Herbert S. Schimmel on the subject of the avant-garde and critics, in which Soyer points out that the materials of the Abstract Expressionists are so perishable that the art may not stand the test of time. He recalls the unembellished beauty of unframed and unstretched paintings by Rembrandt, Corot, and Van Gogh, and asks how the canvasse...

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Creators:
Schaeffer, H. Bella (Henri Bella)
Dates:
1941-1974
Size:
2.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schahenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, business records, catalogs, clippings, and other material relating to Artists Equity Association, Inc. Also included is correspondence and printed material concerning Helen West Heller; color pencil drawings by Carl Sprinchorn; and papers of Schaeffer's husband, Themis De Vitis.

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Creators:
Lantz, Abraham, 1817-1851
Dates:
1961-1968
Size:
6 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.lantabra
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Bibliography on Lantz; biographical information in the form of a letter from Walter D. Lantz to the assistant librarian at the Frick Reference Library in New York; photo reproductions of Lantz's painting "Clusters of white and blue grapes" (ca. 1846) and his portrait of Daniel Kilgore (1846).

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Creators:
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957
Dates:
1935 Mar. 5
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.rivedieg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A receipt from Diego Rivera representing the sale of his portrait of Miss Kathleen Burke to Mrs. S. E. [Samuel E.; Ruth] Strong for {dollar}500.00, March 5, 1935.

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